Our Story

The 3 founders are foodies and got together at IIT Bombay where they were batch-mates pursuing their engineering degree. Then they worked with different MNCs like P&G, Booz&co gaining exposure into FMCG, retail, supply chain and plant operations.

In 2012, they put down their papers and started-up Fizzy Foodlabs: a convenience foods company. The idea was Create, Drive & LEAD convenience foods category with BRANDS and products designed as per lifestyles of the YOUNG upwardly mobile urban consumer.

We believe there is a huge scope for innovation in product, design, packaging to meet the evolving need of consumer for high quality, convenient and nutritious food.

Fizzy Foodlabs has established 2 retail brands so far:

Chef’s Basket: Ready-to-cook Meal Kits (

Colonel & Co: Chip 'n Dip Snack (

The Founding team

Varun Jhawar - Director Marketing & CEO


Prior: IIT Bombay | P&G India

Nipun Katyal - Director, Sales


Prior: IIT Bombay | Booz&co

Manish Tirthani - Director, Operations


Prior: IIT Bombay | SAIL | BB FZE Dubai